The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 82 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.077% 0.077% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.20% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£475 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - £45.00
ABAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
507 503 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.91% 38.93% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 260 218
Average daily rate £335 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 52
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.45 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.80 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +1 1 £475 -
Egham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP.

1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (52.63%) SAP MRS
3 9 (47.37%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (42.11%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) WFM
6 4 (21.05%) Logistics
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) HTTP
7 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
7 3 (15.79%) SAP MM
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) XSLT
7 3 (15.79%) BAPI
7 3 (15.79%) Data Validation
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) SAP ALE
7 3 (15.79%) SAP PI
8 2 (10.53%) SAP EWM
8 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.26%) SQL
9 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
9 1 (5.26%) SAP HR
9 1 (5.26%) Middleware

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) SAP MRS
2 9 (47.37%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (15.79%) SAP MM
4 2 (10.53%) SAP EWM
5 1 (5.26%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Consultant
1 16 (84.21%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP EWM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) XSLT
1 3 (15.79%) BAPI
1 3 (15.79%) SAP ALE
1 3 (15.79%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.26%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Validation
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) WFM
3 4 (21.05%) Logistics
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Data Validation
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Infor